A nurse is reviewing a patient's history and notes that the patient is taking valsartan. The nurse determines that the patient has which disorder?

Hypertension

Explanation

• Valsartan is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB) used to treat hypertension. 

• ARBs are not indicated in the treatment of asthma, hyperlipidemia, and atrial fibrillation. 

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